Clinical analysis of small-sized peripheral lung cancer.

@article{Koike1998ClinicalAO,
  title={Clinical analysis of small-sized peripheral lung cancer.},
  author={Terumoto Koike and Mitsuyasu Terashima and Tsutomu Takizawa and Takehiro Watanabe and Yuzo Kurita and Akira Yokoyama},
  journal={The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={115 5},
  pages={
          1015-20
        }
}
OBJECTIVE In Japan, with the initiation of the lung cancer screening program, small-sized peripheral lung cancer in which the diameter is 2 cm or less has been increasing. The purpose of this study is to determine the clinicopathologic behavior of small-sized lung cancer. METHODS Four hundred ninety-six patients with cT1 N0, peripheral, resected non-small-cell lung cancer, who were operated on between 1980 and 1996, were selected, grouped by tumor diameter or histologic type, and then… CONTINUE READING
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